08 Feb '18, 6pm

More than 500 Organizations in All 50 States Urge Congress to Defend Bird Protection Law

More than 500 Organizations in All 50 States Urge Congress to Defend Bird Protection Law

The MBTA is one of the Audubon Society and the American conservation movement’s earliest victories, and has protected millions if not billions of birds in its century-long history. Congress passed the MBTA in 1918 in response to public outcry over the mass slaughter of birds, which threatened egrets and other species with extinction. The law prohibits killing or harming America’s birds except under certain conditions, including managed hunting seasons for game species. Today, this law protects birds from 21st-century threats by bringing together industry, government and conservation organizations to implement best-management practices. Commonsense solutions like covering oil pits and flagging transmission lines protect countless birds each year from otherwise needless deaths.

Full article: http://www.audubon.org/news/more-500-organizations-all-50...

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